Love’s Sacrifice – part 7

Darkness 2
Desktop Nexus: Darkness

*Laughter fills the night.*
He knows nothing of love.
These are what he is,
what he is made of.
Do you think you,
a mere human,
can change the
Demon spawned,
born of darkness and hate.
He will never see the light,
will never know how to
he may know freedom.
If you give me a
One that you treasure most.
Give it to me freely
and I may
releasing him from his bonds.
Just a small token
is all I ask.
Will you acquiesce
or is your love not worth your

Copyright 2016 Heidi Barnes

This is something that came to me yesterday while driving. I was listening to Phil Collin’s In The Air Tonight. I let it simmer overnight and began writing this morning with that song playing in the background. The poem seems to have taken on a life of its own. What will her answer be?

Part 6  <—>  Part 8

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